Fernando Alonso leaves Alpine to sign for Aston Martin (official)

Fernando Alonso leaves Alpine to sign for Aston Martin (official)

The Aston Martin F1 team has announced the signing of Fernando Alonso. The Spanish driver will join the British team in 2023.

“We are delighted to confirm that F1 world champion Fernando Alonso will join the team from next season on a multi-year contractIt was through this message on its social networks that the Aston Martin F1 Team announced the transfer of the Alpine driver for the next season of Formula 1. Formula 1 today shows a great vision and a complete commitment to winning, and that makes it very exciting opportunity for me (…) I was aware of the great commitment to new equipment and resources at Silverstone.”

Experienced pilot

Fernando Alonso, whose contract with Alpine expires at the end of this season, will join Lance Stroll next season: “The team has a new direction focused on the development of the AMR23, and we are all there. We are happy that our future projects will benefit from the knowledge and experience that Fernando will bring (…) We are delighted to have Fernando and Lance as riders next year – the combination of experience and youth will be very strong and all riders are looking forward to competing and working together.” the principal of the Aston Martin team, the English team which is currently 9th out of 10 in the world championship.

Posted on 08/01/2022 Updated 08/01/2022